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Ride Mechanic (Full Time/Year Round)


JOB PURPOSE: To ensure the safe operation and maintenance of all rides and attractions.


  • Maintain, erect, repair and troubleshoot rides and attractions to insure their safe and efficient operation with minimum supervision.
  • To keep a ride parts inventory and notify the supervisor and A Mechanics of any parts or materials necessary to insure safe, continuous operation.
  • To direct, advise and/or work in conjunction with other staff solving ride-related problems.
  • To ensure that the ride is clean and visually in compliance with manufacturers specifications, guests and Darien Lake expectations.
  • To ensure that manufacturer specifications and state regulations are complied with and documented.
  • To inspect rides and attractions and notify the Rides A Mechanic, Ride Maintenance Supervisor and/or Ride Maintenance Manager of any hazards that may endanger the general public of Darien Lake staff.
  • Keep all records up to date and current in an accessible, organized fashion. (i.e. Logbooks, Inspection Forms, etc.)
  • Operate within the policies and procedures of Darien Lake.
  • Maintain good housekeeping standards in area of responsibility.
  • Possess the ability to work at heights above 208' above grade.
  • Be able to read, write and implement maintenance and inspection procedures.
  • Must possess own hand tools.
  • Must have basic knowledge and experience of mechanics, gear reduction, pneumatics, hydraulics and electricity.
  • Must have the ability to use those skills to insure the safe operation of rides and attractions.
  • Must be able to read, understand and implement maintenance and inspection procedures.
  • Must possess a High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Valid New York State Drivers License and successful completion of Darien Lake Vehicle Training program.

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